Brain Dead
Brain Dead (1989)

A neuroscientist is hired to perform experimental surgery on a once-brilliant, now-institutionalized mathematician, in the hopes of retrieving some valuable data. Something goes wrong, however, and the surgeon soon finds himself deep within… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1989
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2000
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Scott Weinberg

Heck, I could sit through a movie a whole lot worse than this one just to see a pair of my favorite actors banter back and forth.

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Brian Mckay

Only the two Bills [Pullman and Paxton] keep this one from flat-lining

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Dennis Schwartz
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I felt cheated by its wearisome ploy of not decifering what was a dream and what was reality.

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Flixster Audience Score: 70% Flixster User Reviews
Daniel Dolgin
A Psycho-analysist begins receiving the same symptoms as a paranoid patient that he "cures", from then on out the movie becomes an intangible mess.… More
Christopher Brown
Not the gory Peter Jackson film, but a great mindfuck film. Paxton and Pullman together at last with one of the writers from the Twilight Zone and Bud Cort.… More
Adam M.
This had to go on here!So gory and funny and who can forget the kung-fu vicar?!